1 Samuel 29:7

“Wherefore now return, and go in peace, that thou displease not the lords of the Philistines.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 Samuel 29:7

Wherefore now returne and goe in peace, that thou displease not the lords of the Philistines.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Now therefore return and go in peace, that you may not displease the lords of the Philistines."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Wherefore now return, and go in peace, that thou displease not the lords of the Philistines.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So now go back, and go in peace, so that you do not make the lords of the Philistines angry.
- Basic English Bible

And now return, and go in peace, that thou displease not the lords of the Philistines.
- Darby Bible

Therefore now return, and go in peace, that thou displease not the lords of the Philistines.
- Webster's Bible

Therefore now return, and go in peace, that you not displease the lords of the Philistines."
- World English Bible

and now, turn back, and go in peace, and thou dost do no evil in the eyes of the princes of the Philistines.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Wherefore now return, and go in peace, that thou displease not the lords of the Philistines.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 Samuel 29:7

Wesley's Notes for 1 Samuel 29:7


29:8 David said &c. - This was deep dissimulation and flattery, no way to be justified. None knows, how strong a temptation they are in to compliment and dissemble, which they are in who attend great men.

29:9 Angel of God - In whom nothing is blame - worthy. The Heathens acknowledged good spirits, which also they worshipped as an inferior sort of deities, who were messengers and ministers to the supreme God; Achish had learned the title of angels, from the Israelites his neighbours, and especially from David's conversation.


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